Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 103 197
Rank change year-on-year +20 +94 +119
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1018 1037 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.53% 2.95% 1.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.91% 22.79% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 883 949 683
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -14.89%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,436
% change year-on-year +4.00% -2.44% -9.56%

Office 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5114 4551 3943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.74% 12.94% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4264 3855 3156
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South East.

Salary trend for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +8 385 £37,500 -6.25% 29
Surrey +30 240 £35,000 - 9
Hampshire +29 202 £32,500 -7.14% 13
Berkshire -10 188 £40,000 -9.09% 9
Oxfordshire +25 105 £42,500 +21.43% 11
West Sussex +35 91 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Buckinghamshire +31 91 £27,750 -15.91% 9
Kent +23 51 £32,000 -8.57% 7
East Sussex +4 41 £35,000 +16.67% 3
Middlesex +3 9 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Home Counties +10 2 £47,500 -
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 776 (76.23%) Windows
2 632 (62.08%) Active Directory
3 618 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 483 (47.45%) Windows Server
5 408 (40.08%) VMware
6 337 (33.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 322 (31.63%) MS Exchange
8 273 (26.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 267 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 266 (26.13%) Hyper-V
11 237 (23.28%) SharePoint
12 230 (22.59%) Windows 10
13 226 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 224 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
15 216 (21.22%) ITIL
16 214 (21.02%) Windows 7
17 209 (20.53%) Citrix
18 196 (19.25%) Firewall
19 193 (18.96%) SCCM
20 177 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
21 169 (16.60%) DNS
22 149 (14.64%) SQL Server
23 142 (13.95%) Cisco
24 139 (13.65%) DHCP
25 138 (13.56%) SQL
26 137 (13.46%) PowerShell
27 131 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
28 125 (12.28%) MCSE
29 118 (11.59%) Skype for Business
30 115 (11.30%) Skype

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 322 (31.63%) MS Exchange
2 237 (23.28%) SharePoint
3 131 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 118 (11.59%) Skype for Business
5 109 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (3.14%) IIS
7 30 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 27 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (1.08%) IBM Notes
13 10 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.59%) SAS
16 5 (0.49%) CMS
17 4 (0.39%) Apache
18 3 (0.29%) Tomcat
19 2 (0.20%) FileNet
19 2 (0.20%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 224 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.08%) InfoPath
4 11 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.098%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.098%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 49 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.08%) Exstream
3 10 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.20%) iTrent
5 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.20%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.20%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.098%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.098%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.098%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 337 (33.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (7.47%) IaaS
4 49 (4.81%) PaaS
5 38 (3.73%) SaaS
6 26 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 22 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
9 13 (1.28%) OneDrive
9 13 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 11 (1.08%) Mimecast
11 10 (0.98%) G Suite
12 9 (0.88%) npm
13 8 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.39%) Yammer
15 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Cloud
16 1 (0.098%) OpenDNS
16 1 (0.098%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 196 (19.25%) Firewall
2 169 (16.60%) DNS
3 139 (13.65%) DHCP
4 115 (11.30%) Skype
5 90 (8.84%) TCP/IP
6 88 (8.64%) LAN
7 86 (8.45%) WAN
8 73 (7.17%) VPN
9 65 (6.39%) SAN
10 55 (5.40%) VoIP
11 50 (4.91%) VLAN
12 44 (4.32%) Network Security
13 36 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
14 32 (3.14%) PBX
15 31 (3.05%) LDAP
15 31 (3.05%) Wireless
16 29 (2.85%) Wi-Fi
17 28 (2.75%) Internet
18 27 (2.65%) Kerberos
19 24 (2.36%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (14.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (0.79%) Relational Database
3 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (0.69%) Power BI
4 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.20%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.20%) Ingres
9 2 (0.20%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.20%) MySQL
9 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.88%) gulp
3 6 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.59%) Hudson
3 6 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.59%) MSI
3 6 (0.59%) Travis CI
4 5 (0.49%) JIRA
5 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.098%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.098%) Yeoman
General
1 61 (5.99%) Finance
2 52 (5.11%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.14%) Advertising
4 26 (2.55%) Retail
5 18 (1.77%) Marketing
6 11 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.08%) Publishing
7 9 (0.88%) Legal
8 7 (0.69%) Dutch Language
8 7 (0.69%) German Language
8 7 (0.69%) Law
9 5 (0.49%) Back Office
9 5 (0.49%) Billing
9 5 (0.49%) French Language
9 5 (0.49%) Italian Language
9 5 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
9 5 (0.49%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.39%) Banking
11 3 (0.29%) Local Government
12 2 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 212 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 198 (19.45%) IT Support
3 185 (18.17%) Analyst
4 147 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 130 (12.77%) Support Analyst
6 127 (12.48%) IT Engineer
7 109 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 88 (8.64%) IT Support Engineer
9 86 (8.45%) IT Analyst
10 84 (8.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 79 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support
12 70 (6.88%) IT Support Analyst
13 69 (6.78%) Consultant
14 67 (6.58%) Desktop Support
15 60 (5.89%) 1st Line Support
15 60 (5.89%) Administrator
16 52 (5.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 50 (4.91%) Server Support
18 48 (4.72%) Architect
19 47 (4.62%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (4.91%) .NET
2 36 (3.54%) CSS
3 30 (2.95%) Web Services
4 27 (2.65%) HTML
5 21 (2.06%) jQuery
6 17 (1.67%) ASP.NET
7 14 (1.38%) AngularJS
7 14 (1.38%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (1.38%) REST
8 13 (1.28%) HTML5
9 12 (1.18%) CSS3
10 8 (0.79%) LESS
10 8 (0.79%) Sass
10 8 (0.79%) XML
11 7 (0.69%) SOAP
12 6 (0.59%) Java EE
12 6 (0.59%) RESTful
12 6 (0.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (0.59%) WCF
13 5 (0.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.11%) Management Information System
2 44 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (4.03%) Data Centre
4 32 (3.14%) Clustering
5 31 (3.05%) PKI
6 27 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 25 (2.46%) Driving Licence
8 22 (2.16%) iPhone
9 19 (1.87%) BYOD
9 19 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
10 18 (1.77%) User Experience
11 16 (1.57%) Blackberry
11 16 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (1.18%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (0.88%) Fat Client
14 9 (0.88%) Thin Client
15 8 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
16 7 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 7 (0.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 776 (76.23%) Windows
2 483 (47.45%) Windows Server
3 267 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 230 (22.59%) Windows 10
5 226 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 214 (21.02%) Windows 7
7 109 (10.71%) Windows 8
8 66 (6.48%) Linux
9 61 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (3.54%) Mac OS X
11 29 (2.85%) Apple iOS
12 28 (2.75%) Android
13 24 (2.36%) Windows XP
14 21 (2.06%) Unix
15 5 (0.49%) AIX
15 5 (0.49%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.49%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.39%) CentOS
16 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (21.22%) ITIL
2 74 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 67 (6.58%) CRM
4 62 (6.09%) Migration
5 61 (5.99%) Mentoring
5 61 (5.99%) Presales
6 47 (4.62%) Project Management
7 46 (4.52%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (4.52%) Service Management
8 44 (4.32%) Service Delivery
9 43 (4.22%) Problem Management
10 38 (3.73%) Time Management
10 38 (3.73%) Virtual Environments
11 35 (3.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 33 (3.24%) Patch Management
13 30 (2.95%) Identity Management
13 30 (2.95%) Incident Management
14 27 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (2.55%) Kalman Filter
16 23 (2.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (13.56%) SQL
2 137 (13.46%) PowerShell
3 44 (4.32%) JavaScript
4 40 (3.93%) C#
5 16 (1.57%) PHP
6 13 (1.28%) TypeScript
7 9 (0.88%) Java
7 9 (0.88%) VB
8 6 (0.59%) Python
9 5 (0.49%) C
9 5 (0.49%) VBScript
10 4 (0.39%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.20%) Perl
12 1 (0.098%) Scala
12 1 (0.098%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.098%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.098%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 177 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 125 (12.28%) MCSE
3 90 (8.84%) Degree
4 60 (5.89%) MCSA
5 53 (5.21%) MCP
6 32 (3.14%) Security Cleared
7 31 (3.05%) CCNA
7 31 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (1.67%) DBS Check
10 17 (1.67%) SC Cleared
11 14 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
12 13 (1.28%) MCITP
13 10 (0.98%) A+ Certification
13 10 (0.98%) CCA
13 10 (0.98%) MCTS
14 8 (0.79%) CISSP
14 8 (0.79%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.56%) SLA
2 6 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.20%) PMO
3 2 (0.20%) QA
4 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 632 (62.08%) Active Directory
2 273 (26.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 266 (26.13%) Hyper-V
4 80 (7.86%) vSphere
5 58 (5.70%) XenApp
6 38 (3.73%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.85%) VirtualBox
8 21 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 21 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
9 15 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (1.28%) Terminal Services
11 12 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.39%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.29%) KVM
14 3 (0.29%) pfSense
15 2 (0.20%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 193 (18.96%) SCCM
2 58 (5.70%) SCOM
3 42 (4.13%) Backup Exec
4 29 (2.85%) WSUS
5 20 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
6 18 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 9 (0.88%) Puppet
9 8 (0.79%) Terraform
10 7 (0.69%) CSIRT
10 7 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (0.69%) SCVMM
10 7 (0.69%) SmoothWall
11 6 (0.59%) AirWatch
11 6 (0.59%) SCDPM
11 6 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.39%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.29%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 618 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 408 (40.08%) VMware
3 209 (20.53%) Citrix
4 142 (13.95%) Cisco
5 90 (8.84%) HP
6 53 (5.21%) Apple
7 50 (4.91%) Dell
8 37 (3.63%) NetApp
8 37 (3.63%) Veeam
9 33 (3.24%) Symantec
10 20 (1.96%) Sophos
11 19 (1.87%) Oracle
12 18 (1.77%) EMC
13 17 (1.67%) McAfee
14 16 (1.57%) EqualLogic
15 15 (1.47%) Mitel
16 14 (1.38%) Google
17 13 (1.28%) Avaya
18 11 (1.08%) AppSense
18 11 (1.08%) Lotus